Welcome to STAGBI

STAGBI is a breed society and was established to provide credibility and integrity to the Standardbred and Trotting Horse in Harness Racing and other equestrian sports throughout Britain and Ireland. STAGBI is the approved registration organisation with the UK government department DEFRA and at the 2003 International World Trotting conference STAGBI was recognised and approved as the standardbred registration body for Britain and Ireland.

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Latest News

BREXIT: Export and Import of horses from GB to EU and Ireland - January 2021

From the 1 Jan 2021 there are significant changes if you are planning to export or import horses to or from EU & Ireland.

STAGBI has prepared this presentation as a guide to navigate you through the changes.

Link to Document

STAGBI AGM - October 2020


Sunday 22nd November 2020 11.30 am at the Premier Inn, Manchester

Persons wishing to attend should notify STAGBI by 8th Nov 2020 (by email info@standardbred.org or 01570 423377 / 07581 438805)

PLEASE NOTE: Arrangements and procedure may be subject to change in line with COVID-19 restrictions

Nominations for Directors should be submitted to STAGBI in writing by 22nd Oct 2020
(Directors eligible for re-election: John Towe, Sandra Weigel, Nicky Hannon)

The AGM will be followed by an Ordinary General Meeting, at which other business may be discussed. Items for discussion should be submitted to STAGBI by 15th Nov 2020. Only items listed will be discussed at this meeting. Discussion time of 15 min per item, agenda will be published before the start of AGM

Sales Cancelled - September 2020

It is with regret that STAGBI have to inform you that the proposed Sellhorse.co.uk on line sale scheduled for Sept and Oct 2020 will be cancelled.

Unfortunately there are technical issues with the server that will not be resolved in time.

STAGBI apologies for any inconvenience caused and further updates regarding the Standardbred on line Sale will be made when available.

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